The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 24 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.27% 0.95% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 7.14% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
Firewall
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.86% 13.33% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Median salary £23,500 £42,500 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% +14.48%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Preston region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Preston

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Document Management
3 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (50.00%) Line 500
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Lotus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Broadband
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Pensions Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Document Management
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) BT
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Lotus
3 3 (50.00%) Sage
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + fast progression opportunities
Posted: 12 hours ago